Greece consists of the main island and numerous smaller islands in the Aegean and Mediterranean Sea. Car hire in Greece is a great opportunity to navigate the mainland and drive across the Rio-Antirrio Bridge, connecting the mainland to the Peloponnese. To explore a piece of history, visit Rhodes to see the fortifications of the town. Another Greek highlight includes Athens, the capital and best place for for true Greek culture and amazing archaeological examples like the Temple of Olympian Zeus. If you're hiring a car in Greece, fly into the mainland, starting with Athens then tour at your own leisure.
A popular destination for visitors to Greece is Crete. There are several museums to visit whilst you're in the area, but also endless archaeological sites to get your fill of history. The country is of course also famed for its coastlines and picture-perfect beaches. Hiring a car in Greece gives you the opportunity to take a day of relaxation, so head to one of the endless list of beaches at your chosen destination then drive onto dinner once you've made the most of the sunshine. Due to its surrounding oceans, Greece is the perfect place to go for excellent seafood. Most restaurants will serve fresh produce daily to make sure you get the best taste.
Due to Greece being split over an array of smaller islands, driving conditions vary between locations. Mainland Greece is easy to navigate, with several major road networks spanning over the populated areas. The country is also home to the Rio-Antirrio Bridge, which is the longest suspension cable bridge in Europe at 7,382 feet long. The grouping of islands is largely served by air travel to commute between them, however many offer ocean travel as well. Check ahead of your trip which islands are served by car ferries to avoid any disruption to your travel plans.
With a wide range of travellers passing through our locations every day, we've got a wide range of vehicles on offer to suit your needs - from smart executive saloons to compact family hatchbacks. ***
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Please note that from 15 Nov to 15 Apr many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit www.poliziadistato.it. To comply with the regulations, in specific locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges through the cost of "Winterization Fee". At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form. This change will be reflected in the rental charges. For more information on the fees, please click here. In all other regions, we recommend that you check before renting if your journey includes one of the roads subject to this requirement and therefore request the snow chains, if necessary.